Key Players of the Expedition
- Meriwether Lewis- American explorer, writer, politician, and public administrator. He was known for his role in the Corps of Discovery also known as the Lewis and Clark expedition.
- William Clark- American explorer native to Virginia, he was best known for his work on the Corps of Discovery, but was also a renowned explorer. territorial governor, and soldier
- Sacagawea- A 14- 15 year old native American who helped serve as an Indian interpreter, and served as a wilderness guide sharing information, such as how to get food and survive, with the Corps of Discovery
- Patrick Gass- An Irishmen from Pennsylvania who was the head Carpenter of the Lewis and Clark Expedition
- Alexander Hamilton Willard- An American, native to Virginia who was the head blacksmith if the Corps of Discovery Expedition lead by Lewis and Clark.